Vitamin D deficiency: You could avoid bone density loss and tiredness with this vitamin
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Eat more of this food to avoid the deficiency
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Avoid hair loss and muscle pain with this yellow food
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin deficiency: Raise vitamin D levels by eating more of this popular breakfast food
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RenovoRx sets its sights on localized treatment of pancreatic cancer
People living with pancreatic cancer find themselves facing devastating odds – the five-year survival rate is in the single digits, according to the American Cancer Rate. Pursuing treatment often means dealing with the side effects of systemic chemotherapy, including hair loss, fatigue and neuropathy. Shaun Bagai and his team at RenovoRx think that their catheter could help usher in a targeted treatment option for these patients. The company’s RenovoCath dual-balloon infusion catheter is designed to localize the delivery of chemotherapy to a pancreatic tumor, eliminating the need for systemic chemothe...
Source: Mass Device - July 13, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Catheters Clinical Trials Drug-Device Combinations Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Oncology Pharmaceuticals RenovoRx Source Type: news

Janus Kinase Inhibitors: Emerging Applications in Dermatology Janus Kinase Inhibitors: Emerging Applications in Dermatology
Learn about the use of Janus kinase inhibitors, which have become promising treatment options for dermatologic conditions such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, alopecia areata, vilitigo, and more.Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Fecal Transplant Promising Primary Therapy for C diff Fecal Transplant Promising Primary Therapy for C diff
Fecal microbiota transplantation can be used for the first-line treatment of C difficile, and it might also have an effect on neurologic and autoimmune diseases, such as autism and alopecia areata.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the signs of not eating enough?
Undereating can negatively impact health and wellbeing. Aside from losing weight, signs that someone might not be eating enough can include feeling tired, getting ill more often, hair loss, and skin problems. Here, we cover the risks and reasons for undereating, as well as nine signs and symptoms to look out for. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Is Stress Causing Hair Loss?
Here’s what you should know and how to stop it. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hair Loss in Men
Title: Hair Loss in MenCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 6/8/2002 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:06 PM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - June 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Hair-raising treatments that could finally stop baldness
Currently, only two licensed drugs exist for hair loss in the UK, minoxidil and finasteride. But other effective remedies could soon be on the market... (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Research Lacking on Platelet-Rich Tx for Facial Aesthetics, Alopecia
THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 -- Further research is needed on the use of platelet-rich therapy for facial aesthetics and alopecia, according to a review published in the May issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Catherine C. Motosko, from New York... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 24, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Jada Pinkett Smith's hair loss which strikes 20m women in menopause
Just like more than 20 million women in the US, actress Jada Pinkett Smith announced on Monday that she struggles with hair loss, likely due to hormonal shifts as the 46-year-old approaches menopause. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experts Discuss Unique Side Effects of Immunotherapy
If you have mesothelioma and you’ve already received standard-of-care therapies, you may be considering an immunotherapy clinical trial. If you’re considering this option, a free immunotherapy teleconference is a great place to learn more. CancerCare recently hosted two one-hour education workshops featuring panels of immunotherapy experts. Part I of the teleconference presented an overview of immunotherapy. Part II of the teleconference, which is available online for free, focused exclusively on immunotherapy side effects. Understanding these issues and the role each patient plays in managing their own side ef...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - May 21, 2018 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Matt Mauney Source Type: news

Novel Agent Holds Promise for Treating Hair Loss Novel Agent Holds Promise for Treating Hair Loss
WAY-316606, a compound originally developed to treat osteoporosis, may one day help reverse hair loss in people with androgenetic alopecia, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Alopecia sufferer claims £12.95 shampoo helped her regain a FULL head of hair
EXCLUSIVE: Belinda Clarke, 44, from Wiltshire lost her hair due to trauma as a child but in September 2016, she started using Watermans Grow Me shampoo on her completely bald head. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alopecia sufferer claims £12.95 shampoo helped her regain hair
EXCLUSIVE: Belinda Clarke, 44, from Wiltshire lost her hair due to trauma as a child but in September 2016, she started using Watermans Grow Me shampoo on her completely bald head. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

They can keep their ‘cure’ for baldness. I love my hairless head | Tom Usher
When I started losing my long, obsidian, Linkin Park hair, I shaved it all off. It ’s one of the best decisions I’ve ever madeIn news that will be mostly of no use to anyone but ennui-ridden middle-aged men now contemplating their lost youth in the wake of their own fading good looks, it looks like apotential cure for baldness has been found. Scientists from the University of Manchester used a drug originally intended to treat osteoporosis on samples containing scalp hair follicles from more than 40 male hair-transplant patients, and found that the drug had a impressive effect on hair follicles, reviving their ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 10, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Tom Usher Tags: Men's hair Beauty Life and style Fashion Health & wellbeing UK news Ageing Science Source Type: news

This Osteoporosis Drug Has a Surprising Side-Effect. Scientists Say It Could Cure Baldness
Researchers may have discovered a new cure for baldness using a drug initially intended to treat osteoporosis. Scientists from the University of Manchester say the drug,WAY-316606, stimulated hair growth in the lab by targeting a protein that halts hair growth and contributes to baldness, BBC reports. They were originally testing Cyclosporine A, an immunosuppressive drug that has been used since the 1980s to stop rejections in organ transplants and mitigate symptoms of autoimmune diseases. While it was found to suppress hair loss, Cyclosporine A had side-effects that made it unsuitable. So the team went on looking for a dr...
Source: TIME: Health - May 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Casey Quackenbush Tags: Uncategorized onetime overnight Research Source Type: news

Why is there stigma around male baldness?
Scientists say an existing drug could one day treat baldness, but why do men try to "cure" themselves of it? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Side effects include ... a potential treatment for baldness
Though it's normal to lose up to 100 hairs from your scalp every day, excessive hair loss is distressing. But a drug originally developed to treat osteoporosis may soon help those who want to treat or even reverse baldness, according to research published Tuesday in the journal PLOS Biology. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drug trial discovers potential treatment for baldness
Though it's normal to lose up to 100 hairs from your scalp every day, excessive hair loss is distressing. But a drug originally developed to treat osteoporosis may soon help those who want to treat or even reverse baldness, according to research published Tuesday in the journal PLOS Biology. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could experimental drug lead to treatment for baldness?
A novel approach to treating hair loss looks at a drug originally intended for osteoporosis (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WATCH: Drug could hold cure for baldness
British researchers claim that a drug used to treat osteoporosis could also help stop hair loss. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Protein deficiency symptoms: Hair loss warning symptom of the condition
PROTEIN is essential for growth and repair in your body. When we don ’t get enough of this vital nutrient we experience protein deficiency symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Existing drug may be the answer to hair loss
Treating hair loss is an ongoing challenge for researchers. A recent paper concludes that an osteoporosis drug may just hold the secret. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

A Bone Drug That Treats Baldness?
Title: A Bone Drug That Treats Baldness?Category: Health NewsCreated: 5/8/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/9/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - May 9, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

A Bone Drug That Treats Baldness?
Only two drugs -- minoxidil (Rogaine) and finasteride (Propecia, Proscar) -- exist to treat so-called male-pattern balding. Both have side effects and often produce disappointing hair regrowth results, the researchers noted. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drug designed to treat osteoporosis could be a cure for baldness
The osteoporosis drug, discovered to work for baldness by the University of Manchester, targets a protein that acts as a brake on hair growth and plays a key role in hair loss. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Potential new cure found for baldness
The lead researcher says the discovery could "make a real difference to people". (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Bone Drug That Treats Baldness?
TUESDAY, May 8, 2018 -- A drug intended as a treatment for osteoporosis may help treat hair loss, researchers say. " The fact this new agent, which had never even been considered in a hair loss context, promotes human hair growth is exciting because... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 8, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can a vitamin D deficiency cause hair loss?
People get vitamin D from a variety of foods and from spending time outdoors in sunlight. Vitamin D is an essential nutrient that plays a role in many body functions, including hair growth. In this article, learn how a vitamin D deficiency is related to hair loss, as well as how it can be treated and prevented. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can an iron deficiency cause hair loss?
Iron deficiency anemia occurs when a person does not have enough iron in their body or the body cannot use its supply properly. This can cause a variety of symptoms, which may include hair loss. In this article, learn about the link between an iron deficiency and hair loss, as well as the treatment options for both. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Blood / Hematology Source Type: news

Are you losing your hair? Common chemicals could be to blame; try natural ingredients instead
(Natural News) Our hair is the crown we never take off. It tells a lot about us — our health, hygienic practices, etc. Sometimes, however, that supposed crowning glory turns dull and limp. The strands break and fall out, and we’re faced with an embarrassing problem: hair loss. Your shampoo may be the culprit. That... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is telogen effluvium reversible?
Telogen effluvium is a form of temporary hair loss that usually happens several months after a person experiences a traumatic event or stress. The hair usually regrows within 6 to 9 months. In this article, learn more about causes, treatments, and tips for recovery, including dietary changes and lifestyle habits. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Female pattern baldness: Treatment and genetics
While most women lose between 50 and 100 strands of hair per day, this hair is usually quickly replaced by new growth. When bald patches or thinning occurs, however, it may be a sign of female pattern baldness. In this article, learn more about the common causes and treatment of hair loss in women. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Novel Study of Endocrine Therapy-Induced Hair Loss Novel Study of Endocrine Therapy-Induced Hair Loss
Breast cancer patients are at risk for alopecia with endocrine therapy, but hair growth can often be restored with topical minoxidil.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Management of Chemo-Induced Alopecia With Scalp Cooling Management of Chemo-Induced Alopecia With Scalp Cooling
Is scalp-cooling technology more effective for decreasing alopecia from taxane-based or anthracycline-based chemotherapy regimens?Journal of Oncology Practice (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Journal Article Source Type: news

Alopecia caused by hormone therapy in breast cancer
A study, published inJAMA Dermatology, reports that endocrine therapy-induced alopecia in breast cancer patients is mechanistically similar to androgenetic alopecia.Medical Xpress (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - April 13, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Endocrine Therapy - Induced Alopecia Seen in Breast Cancer
92 percent had grade 1 severity alopecia with endocrine tx; pattern similar to androgenetic alopecia (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Gynecology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Journal, Source Type: news

Endocrine Therapy-Induced Alopecia Seen in Breast Cancer
THURSDAY, April 12, 2018 -- For patients with breast cancer, endocrine therapy-induced alopecia (EIA) has a pattern that is similar to androgenetic alopecia, according to a study published online April 11 in JAMA Dermatology. Azael Freites-Martinez,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA Is No Longer Messing Around with Bayer & #039;s Essure
FDA turned up the heat Monday on Bayer to make sure women who are considering the implantable contraceptive device are adequately informed of its risks. Now, patients must be given the opportunity to sign an acceptance of risk and informed decision acknowledgment, and the same "patient-doctor discussion checklist" must be signed by the physician implanting the device. The agency said Bayer will be required to implement the restrictions immediately and ensure that the process going forward results in healthcare provider compliance with the sales restriction. FDA said it will review and monitor the company's p...
Source: MDDI - April 9, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Business Source Type: news

Independent Review: Offer Scalp Cooling With Breast Cancer Chemo Independent Review: Offer Scalp Cooling With Breast Cancer Chemo
A review of data concludes that scalp cooling is safe and effective for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced alopecia, particularly for breast cancer patients receiving a taxane-based regimen.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Two women lose their HAIR after eating pumpkin soup
Just weeks after eating the root vegetables, the unnamed women, who are believed to be from France, experienced spontaneous alopecia, which affected their scalps and genitals. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The peril of pumpkin soup: Two women lose their HAIR after eating the dish and a side of squash!
Just weeks after eating the root vegetables, the unnamed women, who are believed to be from France, experienced spontaneous alopecia, which affected their scalps and genitals. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cooler Heads Prevail for Preventing Chemo Hair Loss
(MedPage Today) -- Low risk of scalp metastasis associated with scalp cooling (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 28, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Alopecia Areata
Title: Alopecia AreataCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/30/1999 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/28/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - March 28, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Signalling study sheds light on conditions from alopecia to cancer
(University of Dundee) Researchers from the University of Dundee and the Francis Crick Institute have made a significant discovery about a cellular pathway associated with developmental defects and a myriad of diseases ranging from alopecia to colorectal cancer.The research, jointly led by Dundee's Dr. Gopal Sapkota and Professor Sir Jim Smith of the Crick, examined the role of a protein called PAWS1 in the Wnt signalling pathway, which is of fundamental importance in shaping developing embryos and controlling cell fate in adults. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Capillus Leaves Lasting Impression at AAD ’s 76th Annual Meeting
Laser Therapy Delights Dermatologists Seeking Reputable, Non-Invasive Hair Loss Treatments for Patients(PRWeb March 22, 2018)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/03/prweb15353898.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 22, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news